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B-Roll Available: Video From The Opening Day Of Verizon's LTE Innovation Center

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July 11, 2011

Debra Lewis
Debra.Lewis@VerizonWireless.com
917-848-0035 (mobile)

WHO:
Verizon, provider of the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G network and largest, most reliable 3G network

WHAT:

  • Video from the opening presentation, featuring executives from Verizon and participating companies, including Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson North America, LiveEdge, TouchTunes and VGo  
  • Sound bites from:
    • Dan Mead, president and chief executive officer of Verizon Wireless
    • David Small, chief technical officer of Verizon Wireless
    • Marni Walden, vice president and chief marketing officer of Verizon Wireless
    • Brian Higgins, executive director for LTE Ecosystem Development at Verizon Wireless
  • Video highlights showcasing Verizon’s LTE Innovation Center partner demonstrations

WHERE:                        
In the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia

WHEN:                          
Available immediately                             

BACKGROUND:          
The Verizon LTE Innovation Center was designed to provide a central base for many of Verizon’s advanced technology initiatives.  Serving as an important hub of technology, the Innovation Center is a destination where partners, consumer electronics companies, innovation collaborators, business executives, and public officials can meet to enable and showcase products, services and solutions that take advantage of the power, speed and reach of Verizon’s 4G LTE wireless network.  To date, more than 30 products have been developed and demonstrated in the new building as well as at industry trade shows, customer meetings and other venues.      

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 104 million total wireless connections, including more than 88 million retail customers.  Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 85,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD).  For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

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